The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 156 148 145
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 5 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £49,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
Software Project Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3079 3137 3061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.80% 95.55% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2028 2006 2180
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Scotland region.

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fife +1 2 - -
Edinburgh -7 2 £52,500 - 1
Glasgow +1 1 £45,000 - 2
Software Project Manager
UK

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) C
5 3 (23.08%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) OOD
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) Electronics
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) French Language
7 1 (7.69%) German Language
7 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
7 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
7 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
7 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) PMI

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) French Language
2 1 (7.69%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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